| Maine Coons often win the prize for Best Cat in cat shows. Maine Coons are the indigenous cat breed of North America. All Maine Coons are considered to be descended from cats in Maine. A popular myth states that Maine Coon Cats are half cat, half raccoon, however, this is not biologically possible. One legend says that Maine Coons are descended from pets belonging to Marie Antoinette, which she sent to America in anticipation of the French Revolution.
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Azerbaijan is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 33,000 square miIes. The population of Azerbaijan is about 7.9 million. The capital of Azerbaijan is Baku. Most peopIe in Azerbaijan speak Azerbaijani Turkic. Threatened species known from Azerbaijan include the Armenian Birch Mouse, Argali, Bechstein's Bat, Caspian Seal, and East Caucasian Tur.